Dover, DE – La Roche College Baseball (22-18) lost to Neumann University 6-3 in the ECAC South Regional Tournament Semifinals. The Redhawks took a 1-0 lead in the top of the third inning when shortstop Dan Novak hit a solo home run over the centerfield wall. The Knights answered in the bottom half of the inning with two runs and added a run in the sixth inning to make it 3-1. La Roche tied it at 3-3 in the top of the seventh inning. Left fielder John Caruso led off the inning with a double and scored two batters later on a Jimmy Rubino double. Novak followed with a double down the left field line to score Rubino. Neumann answered again in the bottom of the eighth inning scoring three runs and held on to win 6-3. Redhawks' starting pitcher Adam Sepesy threw six innings allowing three runs on three hits while striking out eight. Addison Schereth pitched two innings of relief allowing three runs on two hits. Novak and Rubino each went 2 for 5 with a run scored.
REDHAWKS FALL IN ECAC SEMIFINALS
May 22, 2010